Sunday, July 29, 2012

PAST: ART: Weekend Round Up from East City Art for SAT, April 5th - Glassworks Open House in Hyattsville, MD from 3:30pm - 8:00pm + Art Openings at The Fridge and the Mini Fridge from 7:00pm - 11:00pm, Free

Weekend East City Event Round Up from East City Art

Saturday, April 6th

Glassworks Open House
3:30pm - 8:00pm
Join DC Glassworks for their spring open house. In addition to music and libations you can also see instructors demonstrate how to blow glass vases, bowls, sculpture, and more. Visit the 15 resident artists’ studios and see what happens when artists put their glass blowing and metal working skills to work. Want to try some glassblowing? For a small fee you can work one-on-one with an instructor to make your own solid glass paperweight. No experience necessary.
DC Glassworks
5346 46th Ave - Hyattsville, MD
Metro: See metro trip-planner for best bus access from the metro

Pia Matter
Art Openings at The Fridge and Mini-Fridge
7:00pm - 11:00pm
The Fridge and the Mini-Fridge opens two concurrent exhibitions. At the Fridge, Pia Mater opens. The pia mater is the innermost layer of membrane surrounding the brain, the final delicate veil guarding the center of the nervous system. For their exhibition of the same name, Jenny SawleEmily Francisco and Ashleigh Werner will dissect the concept of vulnerability through drawing, video, sculpture and performance. The pia mater is the protective membrane surrounding the brain which the artists will use as inspiration to explore the notion vulnerability.  In the mini Fridge Daniela Mastrangelo’s Bharat's chronicles the artist's recent trip to India through photography.
The Fridge
516 1/2 8th St, SE - rear alley
Metro: Eastern Market

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